Media Prima of Malaysia Latest Victim of Ransomware

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Hackers recently attacked Malaysian media company Media Prima Berhad. Subsequently, Ransomware blocked the company’s access to the internal email system. Furthermore, the criminals demanded either 1,000 Bitcoin (BTC) or $6.3 million. Media Prima is a massive company behind several leading newspapers, as well as TV channels and advertising. Its television programming boasts the highest viewership … Continue reading “Media Prima of Malaysia Latest Victim of Ransomware”

Warning: Bitcoin (BTC) Criminals Target Gate.io

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The cybersecurity firm ESET sent out a warning to alert to the global cryptocurrency community. According to the report, cyber criminals launched a campaign to target Gate.io and steal large amounts of Bitcoin (BTC) from hodlers. However, the cyber security experts managed to obstruct this ploy. According to a ZDnet report, the crypto thieves attempted … Continue reading “Warning: Bitcoin (BTC) Criminals Target Gate.io”

Lition Uses Ethereum Blockchain to Power Hundreds of Homes

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Blockchain tech is revolutionizing all aspects of life as we know it. Interestingly,this tech is also increasingly relevant in the Power sector. One platform that is driving progress in this sector is Lition. Lition is an Ethereum blockchain based power project that has so far powered 700 homes. It is defined on its site as … Continue reading “Lition Uses Ethereum Blockchain to Power Hundreds of Homes”

Ripple Investors Could See Higher Highs, as New xRapid Partner Confirmed

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Living and working far from home can be a challenge to many people. Sending your loved ones money should not be a hassle anymore with the launch of xRapid. Ripple’s xRapid is the solution to making cross border transactions because of its transfer speed and cost efficiency. Therefore, many companies are looking for ways to … Continue reading “Ripple Investors Could See Higher Highs, as New xRapid Partner Confirmed”

Blockchain Technology Could Enhance Transparency in Advertising

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It seems like blockchain is the solution that we have been waiting for in the billboard advertising space. Think of a situation where you are walking past a billboard and you only see ads that are relevant to your interests. Therefore, it seems that’s the future of billboard adverting and blockchain is at the core … Continue reading “Blockchain Technology Could Enhance Transparency in Advertising”

Top Five Conspiracy Theories You Should Know About Bitcoin

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Since 2008, Bitcoin experienced a bumpy ride to reach its current status. Some of these challenges include price appreciations, government regulations and massive price drops. However, the biggest debate raging around this digital coin is the currency’s anonymous nature which leads to several conspiracy theories. Due to the unregulated nature of cryptocurrencies, crypto-markets are akin … Continue reading “Top Five Conspiracy Theories You Should Know About Bitcoin”

Blockchain: Best Technology to Track Gold And Diamonds

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Mining is a critical industry in the global economy. However, even in this industry, there are multiple functions that still remain inefficient.Some of the problems that bedevil the mining industry are corruption, critical data omission and security vulnerabilities. Blockchain technology offers a solution to these issues by providing security and transparency in the supply chain … Continue reading “Blockchain: Best Technology to Track Gold And Diamonds”

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Up 20% In the Last 24 Hours

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Both Binance and Coinbase announced that they’ll support the upcoming Bitcoin Cash (BCH) fork. Consequently, th coin’s value continued to rise.  Since last Monday, it climbed from $424 to $546, peaking at $584. Similarly, the trade volume increased dramatically, from around $300,000 to $1.4 million. Currently, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is the fourth most valuable coin … Continue reading “Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Up 20% In the Last 24 Hours”

US SEC to be Much Stricter with ICO Scams

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The SEC’s Division of Enforcement just released its annual report.  One of its top issues was keeping up with emerging technology – in particular, ICOs.  The report provides useful data on the impact of ICO fraud and what’s being done to suppress it. ICO fraud comprised 12 out of 20 SEC cases of the fiscal … Continue reading “US SEC to be Much Stricter with ICO Scams”

Basic Attention Token (BAT) Soars on Coinbase Pro News

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Coinbase has officially added the second of its new currencies under its updated roadmap.  On Friday, Basic Attention Token (BAT) became part of Coinbase Pro.  The BAT value soared as a result. The Basic Attention Token’s price shot up over 30% almost immediately Since rumors of its eminent addition to Coinbase, BAT’s market cap rose … Continue reading “Basic Attention Token (BAT) Soars on Coinbase Pro News”